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Paganism to be included in 2021 Scottish Census | News, Paganism, Politics, The Wild Hunt, U.K., Witchcraft

Paganism to be included in 2021 Scottish Census | News, Paganism, Politics, The Wild Hunt, U.K., Witchcraft | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
“Paganism in Scotland has never burned brighter.” That’s Steffy Von Scott, a prominent champion for Pagan rights and Presiding Officer-elect of the Pagan Federation (Scotland). He has worked as a National Scottish Pagan Federation Interfaith Officer and is the lead organizer of the Annual Scottish Pagan Conference.
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Scottish Crime and Justice Survey

Scottish Health Survey

Scottish Household Survey

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England's inequality map REVEALED: Search to see full figures for your area - Mirror Online

England's inequality map REVEALED: Search to see full figures for your area - Mirror Online | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it

EXCLUSIVE: Devastating new figures lay bare a North-South divide over education, health and living standards - with some workers earning £2.19 an hour more than others
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Annual Population Survey 

British Election Study 

British Social Attitudes Survey 

Community Life Survey 

Crime Survey for England and Wales   

English Housing Survey 

Family Resources Survey 

Health Survey for England 

Households Below Average Income 

National Survey for Wales 

Opinions and Lifestyle Survey 

Scottish Crime and Justice Survey 

Scottish Health Survey 

Scottish Household Survey 

Scottish Social Attitudes Survey 

Welsh Health Survey 

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There can be no social mobility without more affordable housing

There can be no social mobility without more affordable housing | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
We need action to solve poverty and increase social mobility following plans from both JRF and the Social Mobility Commission, says Chris Goulden.
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Link to report: State of the nation 2016

1970 British Cohort Study

Annual Population Survey

Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings, 1997-2015: Secure Access

English Housing Survey

Family Resources Survey

Households Below Average Income

Labour Force Survey

Millennium Cohort Study

Scottish Household Survey

UK Census
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Counting the cost of UK poverty

Counting the cost of UK poverty | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
This report estimates the more tangible cost that poverty brings to society, specifically in the form of the cost to the public purse.
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Poverty and Social Exclusion Living Standards Survey, 2012 https://discover.ukdataservice.ac.uk/catalogue/?sn=7879&type=Data%20catalogue


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Race report: Healing a divided Britain | Equality and Human Rights Commission

Race report: Healing a divided Britain | Equality and Human Rights Commission | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
Race report: Healing a divided nation. Equality and Human Rights Commission report on the need for a comprehensive race equality strategy.
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Crime survey for England and Wales https://discover.ukdataservice.ac.uk/series/?sn=200009


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Academics urge MSPs not to change Census sex question to gender identity - The Scotsman

Academics urge MSPs not to change Census sex question to gender identity - The Scotsman | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
EIGHT leading experts in data and social inequalities, have urged MSPs to ensure the question on sex in the next Census is answered according to people's legal sex, and not according to how they identify their gender.
The group, who hold senior academic positions at Glasgow, Heriot Watt and Edinburgh universities, have told Holyrood's Culture committee they are concerned with proposed changes to the question on sex, claiming it may reduce the ability of statisticians using Census data to "capture sex-based discrimination and disadvantage".
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Scottish Crime and Justice Survey

Scottish Health Survey

Scottish Household Survey

2011 Census

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Scotlands housing crisis

Scotlands housing crisis | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it

"The housing crisis in Scotland isn’t just about houses – it’s about people. It’s about the family struggling to meet next month’s mortgage payment. The young family renting a..."

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State of the nation 2016 - Publications - GOV.UK

State of the nation 2016 - Publications - GOV.UK | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
The fourth annual ‘State of the nation’ report from the Social Mobility Commission.
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1970 British Cohort Study

Annual Population Survey

Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings, 1997-2015: Secure Access


Family Resources Survey

Households Below Average Income

Labour Force Survey

Millennium Cohort Study

Scottish Household Survey

UK Census
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Minority groups in Scotland 'still disadvantaged' - BBC News

Minority groups in Scotland 'still disadvantaged' - BBC News | In the news: data in the UK Data Service collection across the web | Scoop.it
Ethnic minorities in Scotland are more likely than white people to live in overcrowded accommodation, and be poor and out of work.
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Annual Population Survey

Citizenship Survey

Crime survey for England and Wales https://discover.ukdataservice.ac.uk/series/?sn=200009


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